Product Controller

Warszawa, Poland
Ref: R-00101104 Contract: Full Time Posted: 23/01/20 Closes: 30/03/2020

Join us as a Product Controller

  • Hone your accounting skills and advance your career as you undertake complex financial and accounting issues
  • You’ll identify improvements in processes to obtain efficiencies and improve key controls
  • This is an opportunity to enhance your skillset while opening doors for career progression

What you'll do

As Product Controller, you’ll support the wider team in achieving objectives, project and process improvement initiatives, and collaborate with management in the review and challenge of team outputs. You’ll manage the daily calculation and reporting of P&L or balance sheet statements and other financial reporting for respective trading desks, including reconciliation, analytical review, driver analysis, and you'll work proactively with all internal and external stakeholders to resolve any issues around the process performed.

Through the course of your work, you’ll:

  • Support with the resolution of all non-standard queries around processes performed
  • Identify improvements in processes to obtain efficiencies and improve key controls
  • Ensure sign-off of daily and monthly P&Ls by traders
  • Establish and maintain excellent relations with internal and external stakeholders, and work proactively with them to resolve any issue around the process performed
  • Complete daily, weekly, monthly and ad-hoc reporting and analysis, covering mainly revenue but also balance sheet

The skills you'll need

To succeed in this role, you’ll need experience in a finance or banking environment, and you'll hold a degree in finance, banking or economy or an equivalent qualification, along with a good understanding of financial markets, including products, valuation and risk across asset classes.

You’ll ideally have technical skills relating to VBA and SQL, and you’ll also be working towards, or qualified, with CFA, ACCA or CIMA.

We’ll also look to you to bring:

  • Good accounting skills with experience gained in the financial services sector
  • An understanding of the front to back setup within investment banking, including systems, processes and functions
  • The ability to identify and resolve issues with minimum supervision and prioritise workloads in a pressured environment
  • Excellent communication skills, including good English skills, both written and verbal
  • The ability to build strong business relationships in a changing and fast paced environment, and work well as a team to meet objectives